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Growing a Greener World

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The inspiring story of Jason Brown, who walked away from a lucrative NFL career at just 29 to grow food for a living —despite zero farming experience whatsoever—and give much of it away for free at every harvest.

Tuesday, October 30 at 2:00 pm on 12.1


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  • Wednesday, October 31 at 3:30 am on 12.1

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The award-winning series, GROWING A GREENER WORLD combines the latest trends in eco-friendly outdoor living with traditional gardening know-how, farm-to-table cooking, and canning and preserving the harvest. In each episode, gardening expert Joe Lamp'l demonstrates hands-on, how-to gardening projects from his scenic north Atlanta farm and organic garden, while chef Nathan Lyon blends grassroots with gourmet to create simple, innovative cuisine using fresh, locally sourced ingredients. And throughout the season, Master Food Preserver, Theresa Loe will demonstrate easy yet delicious ways to preserve the flavors of the season.